CPNP-AC Certification Timeline

AC EXAM BLACKOUT
We are currently preparing to launch new exam forms and therefore are implementing a testing blackout period which begins Wednesday, February 13.  Candidates will be provided updated eligibility notification as it becomes available. The new testing window will be April 15 to May 5, 2019. Thank you for your understanding and patience.  Please contact PNCB at exam@pncb.org with any questions. Blackout Notice for Prospective Employers. Press Release: PNCB Announces CPNP-AC Exam ActionSee updates and FAQs here

Timeline for CPNP-AC Certification

From the application process to recertification of your credential, use this chart to guide your planning.

How many weeks of study do you need? Is your employer offering a review course that you plan to take? Are you ready to test within 90 days of applying? Consider these questions and use these resources as you explore the process below.

AC Exam Blackout Note: We are currently preparing to launch new exam forms and therefore are implementing a testing blackout period which begins Wednesday, February 13Candidates will be provided updated eligibility notification as it becomes available. The new testing window will be April 15 to May 5, 2019. Please see the alert above with press release. Thank you for your understanding and patience.  Please contact PNCB at exam@pncb.org with any questions.

Faces of Certification

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Dorothy Chinnock, CPNP-PC Northern Valley Indian Health Chico, CA
Raulin Feria, CPN Huntington Memorial Hospital Pasadena, CA
Latasha Ivey, CPN Sibley Heart Center Cardiology Atlanta, GA
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